The table below looks at the statistics for CCDA in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCDA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 298 338 322
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -16
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.040% 0.032% 0.051%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +9.52%
CCDA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2526 3062 2773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.17% 24.24% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2158 2592 2389
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCDA across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CCDA
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCDA across the City of London region.

CCDA Salary Trend in the City of London

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing CCDA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCDA.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) MPLS
2 6 (66.67%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) 3G
4 4 (44.44%) OSPF
4 4 (44.44%) BGP
4 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
4 4 (44.44%) RTP
4 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) Validation
4 4 (44.44%) ADSL
4 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
4 4 (44.44%) SNMP
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) SSL
4 4 (44.44%) Network Design
4 4 (44.44%) Fortinet
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (44.44%) HSRP
5 3 (33.33%) FortiGate
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) C
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) VMware

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing CCDA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Lync
2 1 (11.11%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (44.44%) 3G
3 4 (44.44%) OSPF
3 4 (44.44%) BGP
3 4 (44.44%) EIGRP
3 4 (44.44%) RTP
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 4 (44.44%) ADSL
3 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
3 4 (44.44%) SNMP
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) SSL
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (44.44%) HSRP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Principal Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Validation
1 4 (44.44%) Network Design
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) CCSA
5 2 (22.22%) CCDP
5 2 (22.22%) CCSE
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
6 1 (11.11%) JNCIE
6 1 (11.11%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (44.44%) Fortinet
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Avaya
4 2 (22.22%) F5